News Corp.

NASDAQ: NWS
$8.24
+$0.07 (+0.9%)
Closing price April 3, 2020
Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns several papers, including his hometown paper, made a particularly pessimistic comment about the newspaper industry.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Thursday morning include Groupon, Merck, News Corp, Walt Disney, Vonage and Western Digital.
Jon C. Ogg
As newspapers try to increase paid subscribers and put a great deal of their content behind paywalls, they have resorted to car dealership tactics. Buy over Labor Day weekend, or lose the deal...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Almost every major paper in the United States is chasing the paywall success of The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: Jon OggStocks were indicated higher on Tuesday morning after 5 days in a row of selling. Yet again we see the trend of investors finding a reason to buy every stock market sell-off for...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockCurrency cycles and their changes against the U.S. dollar affect equity multiples because they reflect and drive capital inflows and outflows. Dollar cycles also influence earnings...
Lee Jackson
Source: thinkstockTV represents the easiest way to get news, if the person seeking the news wants to expend as little effort as possible. Tapping the Internet or newspapers requires effort, and the...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: ThinkstockOne of the premier brands in the newspaper business is the Financial Times, owned Pearson plc (NYSE: PSO), and when the company’s CEO announced her retirement last October, there...
Paul Ausick
Source: ThinkstockIn an SEC filing today, News Corp. (NASDAQ: NWS) indicated that it would call a special stockholders meeting to approve “the contemplated separation of our media and entertainment...
Paul Ausick
Source: ThinkstockHulu, the streaming video company jointly owned by The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS), Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and News Corp. (NASDAQ: NWS), expects revenues of $695 million in...
Paul Ausick
The CEO of Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) today told an investor conference that programming is “just starting to cost too much,” and that his company will be taking a “hard look” at...
Paul Ausick
Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced a new Kindle reader called the “Kindle Paperwhite,” which includes a new front-lighting technology (called ‘paperwhite’) that allows the device...
Paul Ausick
European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi will set his bond-buying plan, which may be one of the most critical moments of the EU crisis. (Reuters)Samsung faces holding customers because Apple Inc....
Douglas A. McIntyre
A South Korean court awards patent victories to both Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung in a patent dispute. The judges add that Samsung did not violate key iPhone design property. (Reuters)UBS AG...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The International Monetary Fund and World Bank do not think the rise in food prices will bring a global financial crisis. (Reuters)Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is the largest company by market cap in...
Douglas A. McIntyre